Category Archives: Events

San Diego Event & Show Locator for Monday February 25, 2013

Happy Monday! The days are getting longer again 🙂 Soon it will be spring and more shows will be happening around San Diego too. We are looking forward to bringing you more information about the local music scene as wear gear up to update our content and start having some regular interviews on our Featrued Bands Page . Would you like your band to be featured? Contact us today!

Today’s show locator is sponsored by OB Rocks – An online resource guide for all things happening in Ocean Beach, CA 92107 – Visit our website at

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San Diego Event & Show Locator for SATURDAY Feb 23, 2013

Good morning and Happy Saturday San Diego!! It’s another beautiful day at the beach and there’s lots to do in and around San Diego today with over 70 venues to choose from and 6 just in Ocean Beach alone.

Speaking of OB today’s locator is sponsored by OB Rocks –  OB Rocks is an online resource guide for all things happening in Ocean Beach, CA 92107 – Visit our website and get your Ocean Beach business listed for FREE at

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San Diego Event & Show Locator for FRIDAY Feb 22, 2013

Happy Friday!! For you Tequila lover’s, today is National Margarita Day! Just give me a beer and I’ll be satisfied lol! Lots of great shows at the beaches for a chilly Friday night so put on some pants and a jacket and check out what America’s Finest City has to provide with live talent. Today’s locator is sponsored by Mother’s Saloon. Live Music – Food – Craft Beers on Tap & house made BACON!!!!!!!!

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San Diego Event & Show Locator for SATURDAY Feb 16, 2013

Happy Saturday! Over 50 place to go check out some live entertainment tonight is America’s Finest City 🙂 Personally I have had a great week and have had lots of fun catching up with friends. Lots of cool new things happening. The new OB Rocks website is launching officially on March 1, 2013. If you own a business in Ocean Beach you have the opportunity to get your business listed in our new directory for FREE!SPREAD THE WORD! Help us build our directory and get free exposure for your OB biz!!!OFFER EXPIRES MARCH 1, 2013 Visit:

Tonight Gale Force Productions Presents: High Tide & Mike Pinto for a FREE show at Mother’s Saloon 

Today’s locator is sponsored by Mother’s Saloon.  Food – Brews – Music and always NO COVER CHARGE! Always remember to party responsible and call for a ride. ____________________________________________

Saturday, February 16, 2013:

  • Gale Force Productions Presents: High Tide with Special Guest Mike Pinto @ Mother’s Saloon OB
  • Travel Agents Followed by Nick Bone, BEhind the Wagon, Tards @ Winston’s OB
  • Ocean Boogie @ Gallagher’s Irish Pub OB
  • Live Music @ The Harp OB
  • Bateke Beat and Peligroso Carmello @710 Beach Club
  • OM, Sir Richard Bishop, Ana @ The Casbah
  • Steve Poltz’s 4th annual 50th Birthday Party: The Rugburns – Glen Phillips – Tristan Prettyman – The Lovebirds – Jack Tempchin as special guest @ Belly Up
  • Madman and Rattz @ Brick by Brick
  • brdgs, animal steel, sound lupus @ The Void
  • An Evening of Classic Lily Tomlin @ Balboa Theatre
  • Allison Lonsdale, Buddy Zapatas Junkyard Republic, Cindy lee Berryhill @ Lestat’s Coffee House
  • Diamond Dust @ The Flame
  • Steam Powered Giraffe @ Four Points Sheraton
  • Michela Dalla Pozza & the Full House Band @ Cosmopolitan Hotel and Restaurant
  • Not Katie @ The Coyote Bar & Grill
  • The Farmers @ Dirk’s Nite Club
  • Don Rickles and Debbie Reynolds @ Pala Casino
  • Legends on the Bay 2013: Tribute to the Reggae Legends @ Port Pavilion on Broadway Pier
  • Brothers Gow @ Rosie O’Grady’s
  • The Lonesome Ones, Hard Fall Hearts, Reckless Ones, Pass The Axe @ Shakedown Bar
  • The Great Election @ Flying Elephant
  • Run The Course, Just In Case, Tangent Transmission, Jara, Crosswalk Heroes, The
  • Salvador Santana, Reed Street Sessions, Soul Sessions, Todo Mundo @ Griffin
  • The Heavy Guilt, Michael McGraw and The Butchers, Young Empress, DJ CLAIRE @ Soda Bar
  • Neon Beat @ Bar Pink
  • Dizzy’s Present Bertram Turetzky @ Jet Ski Rentals
  • Melly Frances, Distilled Spirits, Somebodys Darling, Mrs. Henry @ Tin Can
  • Mercedes Moore Band @ Marble Room
  • Art: Yeller and Sezio Present Parachute @ 627 8th Avenue
  • Black Sun Empire, DJ Yutaka, GUM B @ Ruby Room
  • Gravities, Civil People @ Soma
  • Michael Mack, Justin Ryan @ Spin
  • Dirty Panties, Pootang Clam, Wastage @ Tower Bar
  • D.A.M.B. @ El Dorado
  • Hi Roots, KNG MKR @ Boar Cross’n
  • Los Fabulocos @ Tio Leos
  • The Mighty Untouchables @ Club M
  • Undead Garden @ Epicentre
  • DJ Christopher London @ La Fiesta
  • John Gorka @ AMSDconcerts
  • Tyga @ Belo
  • Tropical Saturdays @ Caribe Nightclub
  • Classical Melodies @ Casa del Prado
  • 6ONE9, Dirty Birdz & the Horn Starz, Hitman Honey @ House of Blues
  • Patrizia the Sultry Lady Of Jazz @ The Landings at Carlsbad Airport
  • Samson and Delilah @ San Diego Civic Theatre
  • DJ Garth, Chris Renzulli, BWYSE @ Searsucker
  • Burnett’s Bliss @ Seven Grand
  • USD Chamber Music Festival Concert @ Shiley Theatre at University of San Diego
  • Teagan Taylor Trio @ Upstart Crow Bookshop and Coffee House
  • Miles Ahead @ VFW Post #3788


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San Diego Event & Show Locator for FRIDAY Feb 15, 2013

HAPPY FRIDAY!!!!!!! Over 60 places to go and enjoy live entertainment in San Diego tonight. Where will you go?

Right in the OB backyard Jimmy Lewis and the Superunloader’s play at Mother’s, Todo Mundo at Gallagher’s,  The Devastator’s at Winston’s, Peter Hall at Tony’s and Jason Ott at the Harp. Keep those invites coming and be on the look out for tomorrow’s shows

Today’s show locator is sponsored by OB Rocks. The new OB Rocks website is launching officially on March 1, 2013. If you own a business in Ocean Beach you have the opportunity to get your business listed in our new directory for FREE!

Always remember to party responsible and use a designated driver or call for a ride!

Friday, February 15, 2013:

• Superunloader @ Mother’s Saloon OB
• Todo Mundo, DJ LYA @ Gallagher’s Irish Pub OB
• The Devastators @ Winston’sOB
• Peter Hall @ Tony’s Martini Bar OB
• Jason Ott’s All Request Acoustic Show @ The Harp OB
• Feb 15: T. Irie Dread, the Amalgamated, Soul Ablaze @ Brick by Brick
• Feb 15: Blackliquid, Tristan D, Electrichead @ The Griffin
• To Each His Own, City in the Sea, Focus In Flames, Immoral, Quorra, Almost The Witness @ Soma
• Feb 15: Blackliquid, Tristan D, Electrichead @ The Griffin
• Tribal Theory, Aloha Radio @ 710 Beach Club
• Ra Ra Riot, Pacific Air, Cayucas @ Belly Up
• TRANSFER, Nervous Wreckords, Palace Ballroom, Boy King @ The Casbah
• Mouse On Mars, 9 Theory, Illuminauts @ Soda Bar
• Ellis Paul @ AMSD Concerts
• DAN PADILLA RECORD RELEASE, Rumspringer, Low Culture, Turkish Techno @ Tower Bar
• Interrobang, the seks, creature, badabing @ The Void
• The Sure Fire Soul Ensemble, The Midnight Pine @ Seven Grand
• Nathan James Trio @ Bar Pink
• ED Ghost Tucker, Real Things are Good, Rana + Friends @ Che Cafe
• The Paragraphs , Sick Balloons @ Flying Elephant
• Amigo The Devil, Flip Cassidy, Natasha Duchene, Ando Ehlers @ Shakedown Bar
• Cyndi Harvell, Callie Moore, Jesse Brewster, Rob Gillies @ Lestat’s Coffee House
• Missy Anderson @ Marble Room
• OOAH @ Ruby Room
• Fisks, Phantoms, Turtle Click @ Tin Can Ale House
• Paradise ULTD, Bixel Boys, Tropicool @ The Propagandist
• Matrix @ Tio Leos
• THERAPY/Darkwave Garden @ The Flame
• S.H.A.F.T.OTECH @ Kava Lounge
• El Puro Party- Kimbo vs Salter @ El Camino
• The Peripherals and Julia May & the Penguins @ 98 Bottles
• Carlos Olmeda @ Across the Street at Mueller College
• Hopkinson Smith, Bach Suites for Theorbo @ The Auditorium at the Scripps Research Institute
• The Drinking Cowboy Band @ Bay Hill Tavern
• Club Musae @ Boar Cross’n
• 18+ Sexy Fridays @ College Rocks
• BBC Concert Orchestra @ Copley Symphony Hall
• Mystique Element of Soul @ The Coyote Bar & Grill
• West of 5 @ Dirk’s Niteclub
• Danny Green plays the music of Chick Corea @ Dizzy’s Jet Ski Rentals
• Hickies & Dryhumps @ El Dorado Cocktail Lounge
• He is the Painter @ Epicentre
• DJ Christopher London @ La Fiesta
• House Fever Fridays @ Four Points by Sheraton
• DJ Garth @ Herringbone
• Spencer Plante @ Kaffee Meister
• Robin Henkel & Billy Watson @ Ki’s Restaurant
• Tony Taravella @ La Costa Coffee Roasting
• A Night with the Opera Singing Chef @ La Jolla Community Center
• Jonny & the Wiseguys @ Prohibition
• I Love Daft Punk Tribute Night @ Quality Social
• Tinku @ Rancho Bernardo Inn
• John Martin @ Stingaree
• Patrizia the Sultry Lady Of Jazz @ Trattoria Tiramisu



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San Diego Event & Show Locator for VALENTINES DAY Feb 14 2013

Happy Valentines Day! Lots of people will be out tonight so some advise to you Gentleman, be sure to make reservations and take a few extra minutes to get there early 🙂 Tonight at Winston’s OB Jesse Egan and Jeff Bilodeau host OB Comedy.

If you are looking to have your funny bone split instead of a broken heart tonight head down to Winston’sOB! Super funnyman Jesse Egan and Old Hermit Dave give give their commentary for the OBC comedy contest semi-finals. 6-7 open mic, 7-9 contest – with comics Dan Venti, Adam Wolpe, Hugo Chew, Matt Blagg, Barbara Thomason, Nick Crosby & Matthew. Followed by The B.Side Players at 9:30 pm.

Here’s the big list for today’s shows in San Diego.

This show locator is sponsored by Winston’s OB

Thursday February 14, 2013: 

  • B-Side Players @ Winston’sOB
  • Iruselum @ Gallagher’s Irish Pub
  • Live Music @ The Harp
  • Live Band Karaoke @ 710 Beach Club
  • Brixton Beat @ Whistle Stop
  • Stelita @ Humphrey’s Backstage Live
  • J. Blow, Daeta, The Fresh Yard, Premiere Fits @ Bar Pink
  • Soulfly, Incite, Lody Kong, On Decent @ Brick By Brick
  • Black Cherry Presents: The Red Paintings, Stone Horse, The Falling Doves, Heavy Empire, J @ TheGriffin
  • EleonorEngland@ Lestat’s
  • The Cherries Jubilee Vinage Jazz Cabaret Presents @ Seven Grand
  • Tritonal: A Valentines Day Affair @ House of Blues
  • Bill Magee Blues Band @ Patrick’s Gaslamp Pub
  • The Hives, Shake Before Us @ Belly Up
  • Wallpaper, Con Bro Chill, Lion Cut @ Casbah
  • Northstar @ McP’s Irish Pub
  • Japanther, The Marsupials, Kodiak @ Soda Bar
  • Schitzophonics, Aotearoa, Badabing @ Tin Can
  • Dizzy’s Presents: Leonard Patton, Teagan Taylor, Ed Kornhauser, Justin Grinnell, Duncan Moore @ 98 Bottles
  • Happy Little Trees Presents: Office Twins, Boys Don’t Disco, Spice Boys @El Dorado
  • LED Presents: Cookie Monsta w/ FuntCase @ Voyeur
  • Mystique Element of Soul @ Coyote Bar & Grill
  • Gilbert Castellanos and The New Latin Jazz Quintet @ Croce’s
  • Toubab Krew @ The Loft
  • Lil Kim @ Fluxx
  • Eddie Money @ Ramona Mainstage
  • Moonlight Serenade Orchestra @ The Lucky Star Restaurant (54th & University)
  • Pink Boombox Presents @ Ruby Room
  • Bassmechanic, Blackass, tba @ Kava Lounge
  • So*Cal Vibes @ Hennessey’sCarlsbad
  • Hopeful Sky / @ Tiki House
  • MemphisMay Fire, Killing The Messenger, Oh, Guardian, Nights @ Soma
  • Missy Andersen @ The Marble Room
  • Taken By Canadians, Goodnight Ravenswood @ Boar Cross’n
I hope all you have a great evening no matter where you go. Always remember to party responsible and call for a ride.


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San Diego Event & Show Locator for HUMP DAY Feb 13, 2013


Happy Hump Day! A big thanks to everyone that came out to the Blue Parrot Bar and Grill in OB to celebrate my birthday. After 10 hrs of food friends and beers I went 2 blocks home and crashed on the couch I had a very good night. After I awoke I made a call to thank my Canadian/Nebraska friend and fellow OBcian Dominic Simpson and the next thing I remember we are on our way to TJ for lunch on Revolution Ave 🙂 Gotta Love San Diego. It’s like Las Vegas with out the all the hype.

Tonight Joe Stevens’ SD Music TV is having it’s two year show at a new venue – Brick by Brick and to celebrate they have 7 bands with no cover charge. SDMusicTV’s Open Mic is moving to Brick By Brick here is the lineup.

Locked Out of Eden 730pm
Krimson Blues 830pm
Chocolate Revolution 930pm
As the Crow Flies 1030pm
Crucial Blend 1130pm
No Kings 1230am

At Winston’sOB it’s DJ Carlos Culture’s FREE show “Club Kingston” with Natural Heights and at Mother’s Saloon Jimmy Lewis of Super Unloader plays a FREE acoustic show.

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Today’s show locator is sponsored by Gale Force Productions Partner – Bryan Harding Illustrations Got Music Illustraitions? Use BHI.

  • Wednesday, February 13, 2013:
    • Jefferson Jay’s Open Mic followed by Club Kingston w/ Natural Heights, DJ Carlos Culture @ Winston’sOB
    • Jimmy Lewis of Super Unloader @ Mother’s Saloon OB
    • Lady Dottie & The Diamonds @ Gallagher’s Iris PubOB
    • Live Music @ The HarpOB
    • Live Music @ Tony’s Martini Bar OB
    • Open Mic @ 710 Beach Club
    • 52nd Street@ Humphrey’s Backstage Live
    • SD Music TV Open Mic @ Brick By Brick
    • SpaceCampPresents:St. Lucia, Wildcat! Wildcat!, DJ Adam Salter @ TheGriffin
    • Kice Simko and Friends @ Riviera Supper Club
    • H2O, Terror, Backtrack, The CodeOrangeKids @ The Epicentre
    • Dizzyfunk Presents: Ryan Marks, Dink, Squama, Legit @ Ruby Room
    • Movies, Music & More Trivia @ House of Blues
    • Club M.A.W. @ Henry’s Pub
    • Now Hear This @ Whistle Stop
    • Rhythm Method @ Coyote Bar & Grill
    • DJ Ratstar @ Bar Pink
    • Firehouse Swing Night @ Queen Bee 
    • Comet Calendar, Cobalt Cranes, Satellite Run @ Tin Can
    • The Peripherals, Burning Jet Black, Kelsea Rae Little @ Casbah
    • In Flames, Demon Hunter, All Shall Perish, Battlecross @ House of Blues
    • Joshua White & Spiral @ The Loft
    • The Lonely Wild, Ed Ghost Tucker, The Yes Team @ Soda Bar
    • Gilbert Castellanos Jazz Jam @ Seven Grand
    • J Boog, Hot Rain, Siaosi @ Belly Up
    • Sue Palmer @ Croce’s
    • DJ Vadim, Bency, Mawkus, Collagey @ Kava Lounge
    • Club M.A.W. @ Henry’s Pub
    • Funk & Oldies @El Dorado
    • The Kyniptionz @ Patrick’s Gaslamp Pub
    • Gene Warren @ McP’s Irish Pub


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